Job Location: FL - Orlando
Regional Description: Southeast
Job Number: 00582819 00582819_en
Do you want to work where scientific innovation meets leading-edge technology? Join Accenture Scientific Informatics Services and help our clients apply digital technologies to revolutionize scientific and laboratory processes.
Accenture Scientific Informatics Services combines the power of LabAnswer’s scientific and laboratory informatics expertise with Accenture’s strategic and business consulting capabilities, industry platforms, innovation approach and global scale to help transform how scientific and laboratory processes are conducted across a variety of industries—helping make them faster, more efficient and more effective than ever before.
Leveraging digital technologies such as automation, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, analytics and cloud, in combination with a fundamental redesign of the scientific user experience, Accenture Scientific Informatics Services helps organizations better capture, manage, integrate and analyze complex scientific data. This can improve the discovery and manufacturing of new products, improve quality, ensure compliance, reduce time to market and improve operational efficiency.
Accenture Scientific Informatics Services is hiring for our Scientific Consultant Development Program in Orlando, Florida. This program is tasked with developing the next generation of leaders in scientific informatics consulting. Those selected for the program, complete an intensive training program to prepare them for a career in scientific informatics consulting. The first year of employment focuses on gaining skills across all functional areas of expertise required to become an Accenture Scientific Informatics Services Consultant. These areas include:
Bachelor Degree in Laboratory Science (e.g., Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, Microbiology) PLUS experience or training in one of the following programming languages: C, C++ C#, PHP, Perl, VB.NET, Objective C, Python, Java, Pascal
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science PLUS strong scientific experience in academic or professional setting (e.g. Minor in Laboratory Science, Laboratory Research, Laboratory Internship or Professional Role).
Bachelor Degree in Engineering within Laboratory Sciences (e.g. Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering) PLUS experience or training in one of the following programming languages: C, C++ C#, PHP, Perl, VB.NET, Objective C, Python, Java, Pascal
· Interesting work, learning opportunities, being challenged
· A good entry level salary, with rapid opportunity for promotions
· Paid training, mentoring and a career path
· Opportunity to help others, and contribute to society
· Participation in the Accenture Scientific Informatics Services Community (a network of colleagues you can interact socially with, make friends and build a professional network)
· Comprehensive health and welfare benefits
· Generous paid time off (vacation, sick and personal time)
· State of the art work environment
About the Orlando Area:
Orlando is located in Central Florida; it is the center of the Orlando metropolitan area, and the fifth largest city in Florida. The Orlando International Airport (MCO) is the largest, low cost flight destination in the U.S. Orlando is also known as "The Theme Park Capital of the World".
If you relocate to Orlando you will be the envy of your friends -- a Pew Research Study found Orlando to be one of the most popular cities, in terms of where people want to live. Orlando has a relatively low crime rate. Housing prices remain at or below the median of the state, which makes Orlando attractive location for prospective home buyers.
There are plenty of things to do in and around the Orlando area. Orlando has its own ballet, opera, philharmonic, as well as Bach and Shakespeare festivals. Orlando City Hall has two free art galleries that are open to the public. The state of Florida has the most golf courses in the country. JFK Space Center, is just about an hour away and a popular beach destination. The closest beaches to Orlando are Daytona Beach, New Smyrna Beach and Cocoa Beach, and each is on the Atlantic Ocean (East Coast). Each is about the same driving distance from Orlando, about an hour away. There are about 100 named lakes in the greater Orlando area. Orlando has nine shopping malls, and millions of square feet of retail space. The City of Orlando has its own public skate park. July is the hottest month in Orlando with an average temperature of 82°F and the coldest is January at 59°F with the most daily sunshine hours at 11 in June. The wettest month is July with an average of 196mm of rain. The best month to swim in the ocean is in July when the average ocean temperature is 84°F. Orlando has a low cost of living compared to other U.S. metropolitan areas. To compare the cost of living between your current city and Orlando checkout: http://www.payscale.com/cost-of-living-calculator/Florida-Orlando .
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